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Lubbock Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lubbock Texas metro area was $49,974 in 2018, the latest figures available. Lubbock median household income is $10,655 lower than the median Texas household income and $11,963 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Lubbock median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Lubbock are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lubbock Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Texas $60,629 -0.03% +2.79%
Lubbock $49,974 +3.19% -0.30%

Trends in Lubbock, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Lubbock is $49,974. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $52,389 and is now $2,415 (4.61%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Lubbock, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lubbock

Date US Texas Lubbock
2018 $61,937 $60,629 $49,974
2017 $61,807 $60,649 $48,428
2016 $60,291 $59,190 $50,930
2015 $59,116 $58,986 $50,123
2014 $56,969 $56,309 $48,654
2013 $56,415 $55,825 $50,932
2012 $56,288 $55,596 $45,655
2011 $56,507 $55,265 $48,476
2010 $57,762 $56,110 $48,621
2009 $58,921 $56,619 $45,927
2008 $60,829 $58,507 $52,389
2007 $61,601 $57,725 $50,429

Lubbock Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lubbock was $69,596 in 2018. Compared to the median Texas family income, Lubbock median family income is $2,272 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Lubbock will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Lubbock Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Texas $71,868 +0.03% +3.81%
Lubbock $69,596 +3.94% +10.22%

Trends in Lubbock, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $69,596, the median family income for Lubbock was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

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Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lubbock

Date US Texas Lubbock
2018 $76,401 $71,868 $69,596
2017 $75,692 $71,846 $66,957
2016 $74,360 $70,136 $60,964
2015 $72,348 $69,228 $63,140
2014 $69,978 $66,708 $60,001
2013 $69,134 $66,087 $63,542
2012 $68,512 $65,485 $58,419
2011 $68,763 $64,915 $63,400
2010 $69,953 $65,297 $61,532
2009 $71,663 $66,413 $58,326
2008 $74,083 $68,704 $68,794
2007 $74,267 $67,673 $61,814

Lubbock Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lubbock was $27,398 in 2018. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Lubbock median per capita income is $3,243 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Lubbock will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lubbock Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Texas $30,641 +1.31% +2.48%
Lubbock $27,398 +2.96% +7.79%

Trends in Lubbock, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Lubbock is $27,398. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $28,401 and is now $1,003 (3.53%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,691 in 2009, real per capita income for Lubbock has now grown by $2,707 (10.96%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lubbock

Date US Texas Lubbock
2018 $33,831 $30,641 $27,398
2017 $33,187 $30,245 $26,610
2016 $32,573 $30,047 $26,855
2015 $31,775 $29,900 $25,418
2014 $30,672 $28,799 $26,632
2013 $30,431 $28,425 $26,368
2012 $29,934 $27,786 $25,208
2011 $29,884 $27,617 $25,487
2010 $30,077 $27,542 $24,901
2009 $30,984 $28,248 $24,691
2008 $32,255 $29,341 $28,401
2007 $32,400 $29,062 $26,880